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Academic Medicine to the Rescue

By | June 1, 2008

Full partnerships with industry are spawning a new era of translational medicine.

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When Collaborations Compete

By | May 1, 2008

What to do when you know two scientists are competing with each other, and they don't.

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What About Congress?

By | April 1, 2008

Electing a proscience president is only half the battle.

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Translational Disconnect

By | March 1, 2008

Bioscience innovation is in crisis. What can we do about it?

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How to Teach Research Ethics

By | February 1, 2008

Two scientists - neither bioethicists - describe the best course they've ever taught.

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Is the US Party Over?

By | January 1, 2008

The country's fading dominance in life sciences research spells trouble for the whole world.

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Discrimination in Academia

By | October 1, 2007

A faculty member and administrator who resigned over conditions at MIT speaks out.

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Can YouTube Save the Planet?

By | September 1, 2007

Pooling videos can provide instant evidence of global environmental problems.

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A New Paradigm for NIH Grants

By | August 1, 2007

Giving out smaller grants, but for larger periods of time, will fix a system in distress.

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The Perils of Industrialization

By | August 1, 2007

How the industrialization of academic science has ruined research, and what we can do about it.

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